Travel Blogs from Christchurch
... in the lot so we were upgraded to a brand new Santafe diesel SUV at no extra cost (scorage). I pulled my Navman out of our luggage stuck it to the windscreen and we were underway.
A short drive today (2 hours ) as we weave our way through the burbs of Christchurch and soon hit the final stretch of the road overlooking Barry’s Bay, Duvauchelle Bay, Robinsons Bay and Takamatua ...
... hadn't sorted anything out, we didn't even know where to stay in Queenstown where we were heading to the next morning and everything seemed to be booked up. Considering we'd been running on empty for so long we did a bloody goody job, we blitzed it, emails, phone calls and a bit of google and we'd sorted buses and accommodation for the next week. Now we had to eat! We were only in Christchurch overnight so it wasn't worth doing a supermarket shop, we got a ...
... I was little. Well, little and younger... So I was psyched as an Asian seeing a lake! We went up in a plane big enough to fit almost the six of us. The view is amazing, with the glacier on one side and the Tasman sea on the other. Kristof was on first, and watching him fall was funny and confronting at the same time. My turn was next and at 16000 feet the door went open, I looked down and didn't know what to feel. Little picture and the next thing you know ...
... de goûter! Et comme c'était un voyage organisé en minivan, plus la journée avançait, plus le moral était joyeux, si je peux me permettre... En tout et pour tout, avec 4 vignobles visités nous avons ramenés Han et moi 5 ou 6 bouteilles, nos favoris de chaque endroit. Il est intéressant de savoir qu'un vin dispendieux ici est environ 35$, et que les bons vins "de tous les jours" ne sont guerre plus de 12$ (dollar Néo-Zélandais en plus, 0.85 CAD ~ 1 NZD). ...
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Here to make the wait more bearable, a photo update (follow the link of the previous post). It is half our short round trip of the south island. Then I'll proceed to a more detailed description (each picture does have a short description, or at least a relevant title)
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